The movie ending plays a very important role in making it memorable. Most of the Bollywood movies have a happy ending. Seeing happy ending makes you come out of the theater happy. However, there are some Bollywood movies which have a really sad ending. To tell the fact, tragic movie endings are worse than open-ended ones.
Not all movies have the happily ever after ending which makes it a super hit. There are certain Bollywood movies which can leave you sad as it touches your heart. Movies like Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela, Raanjhanaa etc have really tragic endings which will directly connect with your heart.
Some of the tragic movie endings are so sad that you wish they were changed and you can see the evergreen, happily every after conclusion on-screen. For example, one of the biggest blockbusters of last year, Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela had a very tragic end. Lovebirds who represented the desi version of Romeo and Juliet shot each other under the misconception that their families which are rivals are killing each other and their death too is coming close. So, instead of getting killed by someone else, the married couple Ram and Leela (Ranveer and Deepika) respectively kill each other.
Here is a look at the Bollywood movies which have really tragic endings.
Bollywood Movies Which Have Tragic Ends:
Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela
Two young blood fall in love and their lust is very strong. However, even after eloping, they get caught and are forced to fight against each other due to family rivalries. At the end, both Ranveer and Deepika kill each other under the misconception that their families are coming to an end. So, instead of getting killed by others, the lovers kill each other.
Sonam uses Dhanush in the movie and gets him killed as she feels he was the reason behind the death of her to-be-husband. Poor Dhanush died even after knowing the plot.
Kajol kills her love Aamir who is also the father of her child as she comes to know that he is a terrorist. The sad part he Aamir was a terrorist, but things started to change when he was staying with Kajol and their son.
This is one of the best films of Salman Khan which has a really tragic end. The Bollywood movie shows an obsessive lover Salman who loses his sanity after a gang of thugs hit him on his head. However, he becomes normal and returns back. But seeing the dead body of Bhumika breaks him and he pretends to be mad and still unwell. So, he returns back to the mental hospital.
Rang De Basanti
From cool and chilled out friends to young rebels, the movie is very heart touching. The young protagonists capture All India Radio station, open up on the radio, and are gunned to death inside, martyred by the media as the country saw the whole thing on TV.
Kal Ho Na Ho
Seeing Shahrukh Khan dying is anyone tragic. Then the love triangle is just an addition to it. SRK changes Preity Zinta, helps Saif get his love Preity even after being madly in love with Preity Zinta. After the interval it is revealed that fatal cardiovascular disease which is the reason why he doesn't express his feelings to Preity.
It is one of the blockbuster films in Bollywood that has a very very tragic end. Family dispute makes Aishwarya get married to a widower and Shahrukh becomes a drunkard. He ultimately dies outside Aishwarya's house and the poor lover could not even see him dying.
K Balachander's 1981 film has a really sad ending. He is thrashed, she is raped and finally the heartbroken lovebirds jump off a cliff.
All the characters have done brilliant acting which made Sanju Baba a sensation again! Reema Lagoo who played his mother killed the gangster for he had lost control. Although she had to kill him, the movie was tragic, thanks to the amazing acting of Sanjay Dutt.
Mistrustful Ajay Devgn smothers his wife Kareena over misunderstandings and then commits suicide when he comes to know about it.
It is another Bollywood movie with a sad story and ending. Asin dies a tragic death without even coming to know that Aamir is the only rich businessman Sanjay Singhania whom she called her boyfriend in front of everyone. Aamir seeing her die in front of her and getting hit by an iron rod loses his memory and suffers from Short Term Memory Loss. His only motto now is to kill her killer Ghajini played by Pradeep Rawat. Although he kills him, he still suffers from the STML and is left alone without his love, Asin.